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astro deployment connection copy

Copy Airflow connections from one Astro Deployment to another. Airflow connections are stored in the target Deployment's metadata database and appear in the Airflow UI.

Usage

astro deployment connection copy

This command only copies Airflow connections that were configured through the Airflow UI or otherwise stored in the Airflow metadata database.

tip

This command is recommended for automated workflows. To run this command in an automated process such as a CI/CD pipeline, set the following OS-level environment connections in a way that the Astro CLI can access them:

  • ASTRONOMER_KEY_ID
  • ASTRONOMER_KEY_SECRET

After setting the connections, this command works for a Deployment without you having to manually authenticate to Astronomer. Astronomer recommends storing ASTRONOMER_KEY_SECRET as a secret before using it to programmatically update production-level Deployments.

Options

OptionDescriptionPossible Values
-s,--source-idThe ID of the Deployment to copy Airflow connections from.Any valid Deployment ID
-n, --source-nameThe name of the Deployment from which to copy Airflow connections. Use as an alternative to <source-id>.Any valid Deployment name
-t, --target-idThe ID of the Deployment to receive the copied Airflow connections
--target-nameThe name of the Deployment to receive the copied Airflow connections. Use as an alternative to <target-id>.Any valid Deployment name
-w,--workspace-idSpecify to copy Airflow connections to a Deployment that is not in your current Workspace. If not specified, your current Workspace is assumed.Any valid Workspace ID

Examples

# copy connections stored in the Deployment with an ID of cl03oiq7d80402nwn7fsl3dmv to a deployment with an ID of cl03oiq7d80402nwn7fsl3dcd
astro deployment connection copy --source-id cl03oiq7d80402nwn7fsl3dmv --target cl03oiq7d80402nwn7fsl3dcd

# copy connections stored in the Deployment "My Deployment" to another Deployment "My Other Deployment"
astro deployment connection copy --source-name="My Deployment" --target-name="My Other Deployment"

## Related Commands

- [`astro deployment connection create`](cli/astro-deployment-connection-create.md)
- [`astro deployment connection update`](cli/astro-deployment-connection-update.md)

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